Associate Veterinarian (DVM) in Kalamazoo | $25,000 Bonus
Oakwood Animal Hospital
Location: Kalamazoo, Michigan
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
DVM or equivalent
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 3910
Oakwood Animal Hospital is a newly renovated, full service, small animal practice located in Kalamazoo, Michigan that is looking for a Veterinarian to join our compassionate and caring team. We offer flexible scheduling options and a generous compensation package that includes $25,000 in retention bonuses!
We have been addressing the needs of pets for over 30 years through routine preventative care and surgical/medical intervention. Doctors at Oakwood are detail-oriented and anxious to provide the best possible care in a collaborating work environment. All experience levels are welcome, including new graduates seeking strong mentorship!
What We Offer:
Flexible scheduling options for a greater work/life balance and to accommodate COVID-19 at-home schooling requirements. Options include, but are not limited to: Block Scheduling (1 week on - 1 week off, 2 weeks on - 2 weeks off, etc.), Conventional Full Time hours, Part Time hours, etc.
Relocation & student loan repayment assistance
Full medical/dental/vision benefits plan options with ancillary coverage and 401k
Paid professional liability insurance
Paid licensing and membership dues
Generous CE allowance and days off
We strive to provide a safe work environment for our staff and for the animals in our care. Therefore, our hospital is currently providing curbside-only concierge service.
1:1 Doctor to Licensed Veterinary Technician ratio
30-minute appointments allow for thorough exams and medical planning
In-house laboratory that includes a Vet Scan and Vet Test, technician read urinalysis and sediments, PCV, and extensive cytology work done by our experienced, capable licensed technicians
Digital x-ray with floating table
Digital dental x-ray
Ultrasound - GE LogiQ PS Vet with cardiac probe and presets
Isoflourane anesthesia (with a licensed technician continuously monitoring the patient so our doctors can focus on surgery)
Extensive in-house pharmacy
Avimark EMR with unlimited tech support
Excellent support staff with at least 2 licensed veterinary technicians scheduled per day
?About Kalamazoo, Michigan
Kalamazoo is a progressive and diverse city in the southwest corner of the state of Michigan. Western Michigan University and Kalamazoo College both lend a vibrancy and cultural awareness to our community, and economically foundational businesses like Stryker, Pfizer and Zoetis keep the city financially stable. Kalamazoo offers outstanding educational scholarships for all children attending public school and the Kalamazoo Promise provides free, or highly subsidized, tuition to many Michigan colleges and universities. The area offers limitless outdoor and cultural activities, from lakes and trails to art festivals and theater. If food is your thing, then you are in luck! Kalamazoo boasts a variety of traditional American and globally-themed restaurants which provide the opportunity to wind down with the dish of your choice. With the diversity and opportunity of a large city like Chicago, but smaller town atmosphere, Kalamazoo is truly a special city to call home!
NVA is a leading global veterinary community of more than 1,400 veterinary hospitals and pet resorts united in the love of animals and the people who love them. Our animal care ecosystem spans the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. Rooted in a culture of compassion, innovation and collaboration, NVA champions each hospital's unique culture and provides the support and opportunities veterinary teams need to deliver exceptional care to pets and their families.